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3.69  ·  Rating details ·  81 ratings  ·  19 reviews
Five young girls are dead in a small Utah community. Officer Rick Stacey and his K-9, Sig are determined to stop the mayhem, but they get set up by a powerful and dangerous man, who leaves them helpless to save the next victim.
Mass Market Paperback, 462 pages
Published December 1st 2000 by Kay Dee Books
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Aug 18, 2020 rated it really liked it
Excellent read, engaging right from the get go. Tense, exciting, and cool plot twists the last 75 pages or so.
David Harris
Mar 23, 2017 rated it it was ok
I enjoyed reading this book and was curious to see how various plot points would come together at the end. They didn't. The obvious bad guy somehow became the good guy at the end, which I didn't buy. But the characters were written very well, and lots of interesting twists and turns were successfully incorporated into the book. ...more
Sep 10, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: suspense fans
Shelves: thriller
This book was better than I expected. Sometimes when you hear everyone tell you how great a book is, it doesn't meet your expectations. This book wasn't perfect, but it was a good book that involved you in the characters right away. I could hardly put it down.

The book is at its strongest when it focuses on Officer Stacey and Christina. Their stories were the most compelling and the most interesting. Most of the characters were well developed. But it bogged down a little when we got involved in a
Jan 28, 2009 rated it liked it
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Really, I would prefer to give this book 3.5 stars, because it is better than 3, but not quite good enough for 4...
This book started off really slow for me. I really liked the prolouge, but things seemed to fall flat for about the next 1/3 of the book. Some of the writing was a little forced. Reading it, it was obvious that this was the author's first book. After a while though, the story really started to pick up and move, and I found myself a lot more interested in the story and the outcome t
Beth Pearson
I have to get rid of some books to make room for newer ones on my shelves and The Landlord is in the go pile. This was one of those random books I picked up at the local drug store years ago. I can't remember lots of the details now, but I've kept it for years which meant I did like it. : ) ...more
Kerry Bradshaw
Jun 12, 2008 rated it it was amazing
One of the best mystery books I have read in a long time. Lots of twist and turns. Keeps you guessing. this book should be a movie.
David Austin
Feb 09, 2014 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed it . Lots of twists
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Different sounds like a local writer
Micky Parise
Jun 29, 2012 rated it it was amazing
A very excellent thriller. The plot and characters just flowed like you were right next to them. Love the author's writing and style. Excellent book and recommend highly. ...more
Feb 10, 2008 rated it really liked it
If you need a copy of this one, let me know. I couldn't put this one down. I think I boiled water for spagetti for over an hour because I couldn't walk away. ...more
Joji Grace
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Aug 16, 2011 rated it really liked it
Good for a free online book.
Aug 24, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Kimberly Walker
Jun 11, 2008 rated it it was amazing
This is probably one of the best mystery books I have read. Very unpredictable. A movie should be made from it. Worth the read!!!!
Jun 21, 2009 rated it really liked it
A really good suspense novel - if you think you know who dunnit, you are so wrong - at least I was!
Jul 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
Suspenseful; kept me guessing to the end.
Mar 05, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Hannah by: My dad
this is AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!
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